Big Red Friday

Date: TBD for 2024 • 6:00a.m.
Participating Nebraska McDonald’s

Join us as we celebrate Big Red Friday all across the state of Nebraska!

We invite you to stop at any participating Nebraska McDonald’s to purchase the 2023 Big Red Friday flag for just $5 each. All proceeds benefit the families staying at Ronald McDonald House Charities in Omaha. The 2023 flag design will be revealed in August. Follow RMHC in Omaha on social media to stay updated.

This event would not be possible without the help of our incredible volunteers. To sign up, please scroll below or contact Emily Mozer at 402-346-9377 or emozer@rmhcomaha.org

Calling all volunteers!

From 6:00-9:00am that day, we need volunteers to build excitement at these restaurants, and help sell flags to customers. It will be a great chance to have some fun, and guarantee yourself a chance to buy a flag, as they’re only available while supplies last!

This is open to volunteers from all across the region. Click below to sign up online. Select the McDonald’s location of your choice. You can also sign up by contacting call Emily Mozer at 402-346-9377.

Sign Up To Volunteer

Frequently Asked Questions

Volunteer opportunities are available at all Nebraska McDonald's locations. Click the "Sign Up To Volunteer" button above, or you can also sign up by contacting Ann Woodford at 402-346-9377.
Visit any Nebraska McDonald's location on Friday, August 25, 2023 from 6:00-9:00a.m. Supplies are limited, so get there early! If your company is interested in placing a bulk order, please contact Emily Mozer at 402-346-9377.
The safety of our families, staff, and volunteers is top priority for us! We ask that all volunteers follow current CDC guidelines in your area.
Show up in your favorite Husker gear!

We have always supported RMHC in our restaurants, at fundraising events and as a member of the Board of Directors. The worthiness of this cause is easily understood when you see the faces of the families at the House. We provide multiple modes of support to the families while their children are undergoing medical care in the Omaha community.

- Steve Leonard, Nate Leonard, Blake Zogleman, Leonard Management, Owner/Operators of McDonald's Restaurants

Husker Athletics is proud to collaborate with Ronald McDonald House in Omaha. They are such an incredible asset to our community, and it is very rewarding to see Husker fans unite annually to support their cause during the Big Red Friday flag promotion. There is nothing better than seeing Huskers helping Huskers both near and far!

- Derek Engelbart, Asst. GM, Huskers Athletic Partners

© McDonald’s Corporation The following trademarks used herein are owned by McDonald’s Corporation and its affiliates; McDonald’s, Ronald McDonald House Charities, Ronald McDonald House Charities Logo, RMHC, Ronald McDonald House, Ronald McDonald Family Room, and Ronald McDonald Care Mobile. RMHC is recognized as a public charity under Internal Revenue Code section 509(a) and has 501(c)(3) status. Donations to RMHC are deductible. Donors should consult their tax advisor for questions regarding deductibility. The RMHC in Omaha EIN is 47-0755104. A copy of the RMHC determination letter is available upon request. To request accessible versions of RMHC in Omaha financial documents, please email hsamuels@rmhcomaha.org.